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Latitude: 51.6675 / 51°40'2"N
Longitude: -0.4987 / 0°29'55"W
OS Eastings: 503925
OS Northings: 197586
OS Grid: TQ039975
Mapcode National: GBR 01.JYJ
Mapcode Global: VHFSK.9CQ2
Entry Name: The Fisheries Cottage
Listing Date: 3 October 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1173366
English Heritage Legacy ID: 158755
Location: Chorleywood, Three Rivers, Hertfordshire, WD3
District: Three Rivers
Civil Parish: Chorleywood
Traditional County: Hertfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire
Church of England Parish: Chorleywood Christ Church
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
TQ 09 NW CHORLEYWOOD SOLESBRIDGE LANE
5/112 The Fisheries Cottage
House, former fishing house for Chorleywood House (not listed). Early
C19, altered, extended and part rebuilt in C20. Attributed to
J.B. Papworth who landscaped grounds of Chorleywood House for J. Barnes.
Stock brick. Hipped slate roof. Gothick Revival Style, 1 storey and
attic. Front immediately on bank of River Chess has a canted bay with
Gothick glazing, flanking round arched niches with Gothick traceried
seats all behind an ornate wrought iron verandah, pointed arch patterning
to railings, quatrefoil patterning in pointed arched heads to 5 bays. Hip
to front with fish weather vane. Left return has a ground floor 2 light
casement in a round headed reveal, inserted flat topped dormer. C19 door
with traceried oval light, moulded architrave and 2 further round headed
reveals to sliding sashes in C20 rebuild of rear portion. Right return
has a 1 storey C20 addition, 2 dormers. Cross axial stack to front of
centre. Interior: Gothick ribbed ceiling in oval front room.
Listing NGR: TQ0392597586
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